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    September 23, 2012
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this is abc 7 hd, news, washington weekly. >> president obama and mitt romney took shots at each other. morning talk shows, politicians from both parties sounded off on the campaign. >> american people are asked this basic question. which canada is better prepared move the comedy -- the economy forward? overwhelmingly, they say president obama. think it will be about your account and your jobs, romney's swisst bank accounts. g to createhtin
jobs, not democratic -- not democratic or republican cause. for red orghting blue states. i am fighting for the united states of america. [applause] i do not believe in just looking for businesses, workers, poor.esses, rich, or fou i will look out for everybody. >> i know you heard the president said something unusual this week. said, he said he cannot fix washington from the inside. that can only be done from the outside. we will give him a chance on november 6 to do that. [laughter] moreth canada's have a lot the biging to do before day. >> as the weekend got underway, romney delivered his much awaited 2011 income tax return
show he paid about 14% in taxes last year. what impact, if any, will that have on the race? that started with a discussion earlier tonight. >> i think it plays into the narrative of mitt romney where campaign says he does understand the struggles of average falls, but he has a tax rate than most folks pay. s making allhe i money, he does not get it. sharenot paying his fair he does not understand the economic struggles most folks are facing. he paid 14.1% in tax returns. he mentioned the 47% last week. and another percentage in ohio, virginia, and colorado, although these battleground states. going updent is percentage points. seeing a turning point.
>> the race is heartening. seen the disagreement and the flash points. g more of the same. we are seeing them pounds on other on issues. mitt romney not being able to identify with average voters. mitt romney writing off large parts of america. obama, from mitt romney's being able toot on his promises. he admitted in an interview that thought toer than he make change in washington. you cannot change washington from the inside. romney people jump all over that. to theid he is not up task. the polls in the swing states. they are where they were a few months ago. it goes to show that dr. all the are in ang spent, we similar place. we have been hearing completely
while now.rast for a is one area where we have seen the flip. we analyze how much money not only the campaigns have raised in the jointigns funding committees they have, and we super packs, up overesident obama course of the whole campaign. billion-dollar campaign races. thank you. >> when you break the law, it is the price you pay. you why you could a ticket from someone not wearing a badge. >> why everyone looking to lose this. cannot take >> take a look at what is on the
way. a cool down and then temperatures. a cool down and then [ male announcer ] jay likes it when his mobile phone helps him deposit his checks. jay also like it when mother nature helps him wash his car. mother nature's cool like that. mobile check deposit. easier banking. standard at citibank.
when president obama took office. this is china's. under obama, we've lost over half a million manufacturing jobs anand for the first time, china's beating us. seven times obama could've stopped china's cheating. seven times he refused. it's time to stand up to the cheaters, and make sure we protect jobs for the american people. [ male announcer ] barack obama: failing to stop cheating. failing american workers. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message.
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decide if he will stay in the race. into fire when he talked inut legitimate rape back august. the congressman does not appear e leaving. he debated his opponent, the democratic candidate, on friday. iowa and four other states will also begin voting. by the end of the most rigid at month, states will have made choice for president. penalty from parking just ahead. >> we are in for some more cool air. we will check in with the meteorologist next. the federal hot
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>> we know a parking ticket is
new, but there is a controversy. issued by the not or police. it was issued by colonial parking garage. randall apartments and stores indoor and outdoor parking. booted, orticketed, this private property. is who is doing the tickieting is causing controversy. a person parked their car and one of the outdoor spaces. it was not issued by police, the colonial parking garage. the driver asked is this even ?egal residents what -- wondered the same.
the violation drum up a bad response. readers wrote, sounds like an attempt to weasel a few more usings out of people by fear. s fishy.nd like a ploy to get money. the $25 ticket says the happened on a public main street. it is a deadline for payment. >> this is not a citation and allowed to issue citations. it is not a violation. is a fee. if not paid, it will show up on on your creditm report. was able to access get home address of ticketed drivers. e is still waiting for a callback. see how long it takes.
at the weather situation. getting cool. downright cool. >> it is chilly out there tonight. you will need a jacket. madonna will go on until 10:30. it is quiet and dry. our sky is clear. now at reaganht national airport. temperatures made it up to 71 degrees. average atl below year.ime of normally around 77. 60 degrees on our network. 52 and 55 in virginia. oakland, maryland, now at 43. a frost advisory for the overnight hours. 40's 4tures are in the chicago.nd with the frost advisory stretch.
indiana, illinois, wisconsin, michigan, where they will temperatures tonight well into the 30's. this will be one of the coldest nights we have seen since about may 11. unbelievable. satellite and radar. high-pressure overhead. we will start off with just a few high clouds. s.mperatures around 70 degree' the next bigger system will tuesday. high temperatures in the mid- 70's. humid outside. clouds and showers, late tuesday into wednesday. tonight, it will be chilly. bundle up as you head out the door tomorrow morning. lower to middle 40's. just around 63 degrees. wednesday appeared a
thursday and friday. you enjoyed today, you get enjoy ithance to tomorrow. it looks absolutely fantastic. no excuses. work will be an excuse. >> eight hours in the office. >> thank you. many people are looking for ways to shed the pounds. i'm so glad you called. thank you.
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>> the first prescription loss drug is on the market. we look into how it works and who can take it. a drug isg today, by prescription. it is a combination of two medications. appetite suppressant reduces cravings for food. had patients asking about this for two or three months. of child-bearing age as long as they have a negative precedent -- pregnancy test. 67-year-old, who says she has tried just about everything to pounds, dropped 50 pounds and one year as part of a trial.l
>> it made me feel great. >> prescription diet drugs have had a bad past. an ingredient in a popular drug had heart valve concerns. i did not like the side effects. pills andtook diet never worked. and to gain them right back. drug has to be used in with-- in conjunction healthy diet and exercise. >> this drug might be useful in healthy person who just as obesity and not cardiovascular disease. >> natasha says even with the approval, some doctors say about theoncerned for side effects, like an increased heart rate. [ romney ] my plan is to help the middle class.
trade has to work for america. that means crack down on cheaters like china, it means open up new markets. next, we've got to balance the budget.